Safari Cabin Rentals

Our Safari Cabins have remained fully operational through the COVID-19 Pandemic. They are single family dwellings and considered essential under Hotel/Motel Lodging!

We have, however, experienced a few minor amenity changes: We are not offering our guided tours and the pool is limited to only 20 people at a time; both of which have not been an issue! The pricing and policies for our cabins are the same as always!

We have 8 safari cabins that are available for overnight stays throughout the year. These cabins offer beautiful views overlooking our hand-built lake and the surrounding Texas Hill Country.

Our cabins include many complimentary amenities. You can check out our amenities here!

Request your reservation now!

Click here for the easiest way to reserve for any of the cabins or go to the “Safari Cabin Availability” button to the upper right!

After you’ve made your reservation, you’ll receive a confirmation invoice for your own records! Our rates do not include tax. Plan to pay both sales tax and hotel/motel tax on your stay.

Planning Suggestions!

  1. The Bear’s Den, Safari Hut, Lucy’s Hideout and Omar’s Oasis sleep (4) people comfortably. All of these cabins have a fridge, microwave and coffee pot. But, Lucy’s Hideout is the only small cabin that has a full-functioning kitchen with the addition of a range top for cooking!
  2. For larger groups, both the Elk Lodge and the Catfish Hole sleep (6) people comfortably. These two cabins have fully-functioning kitchens with a range top for cooking, fridge, microwave, coffee pot and toaster. The Elk Lodge is our only 2-story cabin and it allows for amazing views of the Hill Country sunsets!
  3. Our largest cabins, Dottie’s Place and the Outback Shack sleep (8) people comfortably. These two cabins have fully functioning kitchens with a range top and stove for cooking, fridge, microwave, coffee pot and toaster.

All cabins include basic accommodations, linens and bath towels up to their capacity guest rating. We supply toilet paper, body wash, shampoo and conditioner! But, we do not supply paper towels.

Our General Store in the gift shop is up and running! Here you’ll find things like napkins, paper plates, plastic-ware, s’mores kits, charcoal, lighter fluid, lighters, medicines and more! We also sell ice in the gift shop!

Cabin #1 – The Bear’s Den

The Bear’s Den was the very first cabin built on our property. It is finished with aromatic cedar, including the interior & cathedral-style ceilings. It has recently been redecorated to honor Teddy the Black Bear, who was one of the original critters back in 1995.

It is nested right along the fence-line of our Buffalo pasture, so you are sure to see some friendly faces. Especially when relaxing on the outdoor deck under the shade of a large of a large oak tree!

The cabin includes two separate rooms (queen bed in each) with one bathroom. In the evenings, you can enjoy a few comforts from home with a flat-screen TV, including DirectTV and access to free WIFI.

Click here to learn more about the Bear’s Den!

Cabin #2 – The Safari Hut

The Safari Hut is our handicapped-accessible safari cabin! It has a ramp for easy access to the outdoor deck and interior of the cabin. All of the surrounding amenities are connected with winding stone paths for no-fuss traveling! It has recently been redecorated to reflect many of the African animals we have on our property!

The cabin includes two separate rooms (queen bed in each) with one bathroom. In the evenings, you can enjoy a few comforts from home with a flat-screen TV, including DirectTV and access to free WIFI.

Interested in the Safari Hut? Click here!

Cabin #3 – The Catfish Hole

The Catfish Hole houses (3) queen beds, two full baths, and plenty of floor space. It’s been redecorated recently to display one of our favorite activities: catching monster catfish in our stocked pond! This roomy cabin and is tucked back in the shade under a large canopy of oak trees.

Once inside, the first room includes a queen size bed + full bath (shower) as you walk in, with a spacious kitchenette area on the right.  The second room past the kitchen includes two separate beds and another full bath (tub).

In the evenings, you can enjoy a few comforts from home with a flat-screen TV, including DirectTV and access to free WIFI.

The Catfish Hole is just right for you! Click here to learn more.

Cabin #4 – Lucy’s Hideout

This is our coziest cabin. It is ideal for small families or a special getaway for a happy couple!

This cabin is setup as a studio including (2) full beds and one full bath. The kitchenette is perfect for a quiet breakfast-in-bed experience, as you close the wooden-shuttered windows to fully escape the day and enjoy your peaceful solitude.

In the evenings, you’ll enjoy a few comforts from home with a flat-screen TV, including DirectTV service and access to free WIFI.

Climb in and learn more about Lucy’s Hideout here!

Cabin #5 – The Elk Lodge

The Elk Lodge is our only 2-story cabin. It offers tremendous views of the safari park and surrounding hill country from two balconies – you don’t want to miss the amazing hill country sunsets!

Downstairs,there is a full kitchen with full-size fridge and a spacious living area. There is a private bathroom and two-bed suite downstairs as well. Make your way upstairs to find a bedroom suite and another private bathroom!

Both balconies have amazing views, but we recommend trying out the upstairs balcony at least once. You are guaranteed to enjoy a sunrise or sunset from an elevated view of the animal preserve!

Find out more about lounging in the Elk Lodge here!

Cabin #6 – Dottie’s Place

Dottie’s Cabin is one of the largest cabins that sleep up to (8) guests. It also has our largest patio deck with amazing views of the zoo and surrounding hill country.

Inside the cabin:

  • You’ll find a great room equipped with two murphy beds, plenty of living space, the kitchen and a full bathroom (shower).
  • There is a separate room with two additional queen beds and another full bath (tub).

Have an even larger group? Cabin #7, Omar’s Oasis, shares an adjoining porch, so you can book cabins #6 & #7 together to sleep up to 12 guests!

Dottie’s Place is sure to suit your group. Click here to get more information!

Cabin #7 – Omar’s Oasis

Omar’s Oasis was built in memory of our original kissing camel from our early days. This cabin is set-up as a cozy individual 2 bedroom suite ideal for up to 4 guests (similar to the Bear’s Den or Safari Hut).

Click here to learn more about Omar’s Oasis!

Cabin #8 – The Outback Shack

Welcome to our newest cabin, the Outback Shack! This cabin is built similar to Dottie’s Place, but rather than murphy beds in the great room, we’ve added another private suite! This cabin has a large living space and kitchen area with two private bedrooms that house (2) full beds in each with a private bathroom off of each as well.

Learn more about our newest cabin by clicking here!

Safari Cabin Availability

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235 Zoo Trail - Johnson City, Texas 78636

Phone: (830)868-4357

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